Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 11/14/11

PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 11: Andy Reid, head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles works on the sideline against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Lincoln Financial Field on October 11, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
On the I Love Lucy Show the ill-advised shenanigans of TV persona Lucy Ricardo often landed her in outrageous predicaments that baffled her Cuban speaking husband, Ricky.    As Ricky would begin to see through Lucy’s feeble attempts to cover the tracks of her screw ups he would question her in his heavy Cuban accent by saying, “Lucy, you have some splainin to do.”  At 3-5 the Philadelphia Eagles came into Week 10 in a must win situation and the 2-6 Arizona Cardinals who were winless on the road offered the perfect opportunity for Michael Vick and company to get back on track.  That was before Andy Reid did his best Lucy impersonation inactivating his most explosive receiver, DeSean Jackson, prior the game.  In the words made famous by Ricky Ricardo, Andy, you have some splainin to do! According to reports DeSean Jackson missed a team meeting on Saturday because his alarm clock didn’t go off.  This sequence of events led to Andy’s decision to deactivate him for Sunday’s game as a form of punishment.  Andy’s thought process here has to be questioned as it is illogical.  The Eagles are in the midst of one of the biggest busts of season in NFL history and in an [...]
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